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KEY VOTE ALERT SB 1, SJR 1, SB 7 and SB 8

March 25, 2015

KEY VOTE ALERT SB 1, SJR 1, SB 7 and SB 8 Americans for Prosperity-Texas will key vote SB 1, SJR 1, SB 7 and SB 8 Tax Cut bills Americans for Prosperity-Texas supports SB 1, SJR 1, SB 7 and SB 8 – legislation which provides substantial tax cuts for Texas taxpayers. SB 1 […]

Sunshine: the Best Disinfectant

March 19, 2015

It’s National Sunshine Week and Americans for Prosperity-Texas is part of a unique coalition of organizations from the Left, Right and Center, all calling for greater transparency in government deal-making. Read more about it here: http://www.texaspolicy.com/library/docLib/Economic-Development-Transparency-Coalition.pdf

AFP: Senate Finance Paving Way for Potential Tax Relief

March 18, 2015

AUSTIN — The following statement can be attributed to AFP-Texas acting director Jerome Greener: “Americans for Prosperity-Texas commends the Senate Finance Committee for making significant headway in delivering on campaign promises to return surplus revenue to hard-working Texas taxpayers by providing the potential for franchise tax and property tax relief. “The Senate Finance Committee and […]

Kansas Local Government Senate Committee Testimony By Peggy Venable

March 09, 2015

Kansas Local Government Senate Committee Testimony By Peggy Venable March 9, 2015   Government lobbying government: taxpayer funded lobbying Thank you, Chairman Pyle, for inviting me to come to Kansas to address this distinguished committee. It is appropriate that you hold this hearing the week before Sunshine Week. I can think of no better issue […]

Americans for Prosperity-Texas Statement On Education Reform Legislation

March 04, 2015

We at Americans for Prosperity-Texas embrace education reform measures discussed in a press conference today with Lt Gov Dan Patrick and Senator Education Chairman Larry Taylor. Education impacts every aspect of our state.  Lt Gov Patrick opened the press conference stating that 148,000 students are in 247 Texas school campuses which have been failing for […]